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Space trash the size of a refrigerator that was expelled from the International Space Station came crashing down and burned up over the ocean in November 2008. Large quantities of debris from various space voyages have made travel in space hazardous, and increased the likelihood of some of the jettisoned materials to become a hazard on the ground as well.
Thoughts to Ponder
Learning Links For Space TrashWhat Is Space Trash?
Source: NASA - Starchild
Archaeology of Space Garbage
Source: W. L. Rathje
Space station junk burns up over ocean
Who'll Take Out the Space Trash?
Source: WIRED Science
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